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Pico Mountain Ski Trip

posted Feb 15, 2017, 6:55 AM by Drew Schlussel   [ updated Feb 15, 2017, 6:56 AM ]

When:   Fri - Sun March 3-5, 2017

Time:    Meet at CVS Parking lot at 3:30 PM on Friday, 3/3.  Return on Sunday approx. 6 or 7 PM (will call/text wtih exact time)

Where:  Pico Mountain, Vermont (near Killington)

Cost:     $169 (includes all equipment rentals, lift tickets, meals, overnight accommodations, swimming, indoor rock climbing, snow games and more)

Sign-ups: in person at our February Troop meetings (2/9 & 2/16) or email Jo Greystone with your interest and you'll need to get her your check and signed permission form NO LATER THAN 2/16

 ***** Please make checks payable to TROOP 4 and either bring it to a Feb Troop meeting, or you can mail it directly to Jo at PO Box 789, Hopkinton, MA 01748.

Bring:  Always review the Scout packing list in your handbook, and here are a few other suggestions:

  1. Sleeping bag (sleeping indoors, so no need for zero degree bags on this trip)
  2. Sleeping pad, pillow
  3. Waterproof Snowpants/ski jacket/gloves/hat/ski socks (not cotton!) for skiing
  4. Snow boots (waterproof)
  5. 2 pair ski socks (wool, NOT cotton)
  6. Base layer thermal long underwear (no cotton)
  7. Long sleeve mid layer shirt (no cotton)
  8. Long pants (thermal/fleece, no cotton)
  9. Fleece jacket, sweater or other extra layer
  10. Waterproof gloves/mittens/face shield 
  11. Hand/foot warmers
  12. Flashlight
  13. Toiletries (toothbrush, soap, etc.,)
  14. Bathing suit & towel
  15. Clothes to wear to indoor activities (shorts/pants/sneakers/extra shirt)
  16. chap stick
  17. Ski goggles or sunglasses
  18. 1 liter water bottle (filled)
  19. small first aid kit
  20. a great attitude!! :)